The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.70% 1.52% 3.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 14.29% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £27,000 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £33,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,200 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.71% 10.65% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 42
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco